Spotlight | Duke Kunshan University


Global leaders from a range of industries visited Duke Kunshan’s campus in late April to discuss the university’s rapid progress and the opportunities presented by Sino-U.S. educational exchanges.

Vincent Price, the president of Duke University, praises Duke Kunshan’s inaugural undergraduate class for creating a ‘rich ecosystem’ of activities and taking full advantage of its cutting-edge curriculum.

Economist and entrepreneur Lawrence Tian says the latest crop of graduates from Duke Kunshan’s master’s programs have unlimited potential and possibilities to pioneer efforts to tackle global challenges.

University leaders and senior government officials in the ancient water town have agreed to collaborate to create an off-campus space for teaching, research and service practicum for students and faculty.

Pollution-themed shorts ‘Beryl’s One Week’ and ‘Homeland’ claimed top prizes at Duke Kunshan’s first Water Towns Environmental Film and Arts Festival, which drew to a close in the ancient Jinxi water town.